Ms. Anna Gvenetadze is a highly-skilled professional with over 15 years of sound experience in the public and private sectors, including in managerial positions at central government and line ministry level, as well as in international private organizations, serves as a Consultant at PMCG.
While working directly under the supervision of the Head of Administration of the Government and the Prime Minister, she headed the development of the Policy Planning and Coordination Unit at the Administration of the Government/PM’s Office. She coordinated sectoral and cross-sectoral public policy development, monitoring, and evaluation, and also led the process of integrating the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the national level, as well as aligning international donors with policy interventions, and financing and administering the overarching reform of public administration.
In addition, as the Chief of Staff and Adviser to the Vice Prime Minister and the Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure (MRDI), Ms. Gvenetadze monitored and reported on the development of key infrastructural projects, provided analysis on the regional development and infrastructure policies and the implementation of a decentralization strategy, and prepared annual reports and action plans of the MRDI. She also headed the development of a centralized management information system (MIS) for all infrastructural projects, and assisted the Vice Prime Minister in preparing international visits, including inter-governmental economic commissions and bi-lateral meetings.
On the other hand, she also held the position of Deputy Director of Global Benefits Georgia – International Risk Management & Insurance Company, where she was responsible for day-to-day management of business operations, including call center monitoring, product development and sales and marketing, stakeholder communication with domestic and international partners for insurance and reinsurance agreements, customer satisfaction surveys, and medical provider network management. Furthermore, she worked as a Business Manager reporting to the Global Consumer Products Director at Vodafone Group in London (UK), where Ms. Gvenetadze accumulated unique experience of coordination of the implementation of key strategic projects, including participating in new products’ development and go-to-market strategies, and preparation of monitoring reports for the executive committee.
Currently, she also serves as a Senior Policy Adviser at OECD Development.
Ms. Gvenetadze holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from Hertie School of Governance and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Tbilisi State University. She is fluent in English, Georgian, and Russian.